yorkeantiquetextiles:

Embroidered silk panel.  19th century, Japan. Gift of Miss Laura Wheeler, 1937.  MET

oldbookillustrations:

Embroidered fukusa.

From Documents japonais (Japanese art documents), by Charles Gillot, Paris, 188?

(Source: archive.org)

la-pitonisa-tropical:

"Monkey Playing with a Monkey Toy" (ca. 1800) by Katsushika Hokusai 

(look at this thing full o’ monkeys!)

japaneseaesthetics:

Drawing of Blowfish.  1820’s, Nagasaki, Japan, by artist Kawahara Keiga.    

Collected by Philipp Franz von Siebold in Japan, between 1823 and 1830. The natural species and drawings of animals and plants became part of the collection of NCB Naturalis when Siebold sold his collection to the Dutch Government. Copyright

(c) NCB Naturalis . Japanmuseum SieboldHuis 

thekimonogallery:

"Bunshichi motoyui".  Ukiyo-e woodblock print.  About 1700, Japan, by artist Torii Kiyomasu I.  

taishou-kun:

Oda Tomiya 小田富弥 (1895-1990)

Beauty resting, summer evening - Circa 1926


Mayoko Okino | ZONE-00

Mayoko Okino | ZONE-00

(Fonte: cosplay-soul)

(Fonte: bushidocaps)